WEST VILLAGE

Image courtesy of Papillionaire Bicycles

Image courtesy of Papillionaire Bicycles

 

The West Village is a chic, fast-paced and bustling neighborhood with a small European town vibe. Shoppers, diners and art aficionados flock to the West Village for cobblestone streets, quaint shops and romantic winding streets.

 
 

Dining & Nightlife

JOSEPH LEONARD
170 Waverly Place between Grove and West 10th Streets
New American fare served from breakfast to late-night in a rustic space with just a few tables.

BUVETTE
42 Grove Street between Bedford and Bleecker Streets
Popular, pint-sized bistro offers French small-plates menu at breakfast, lunch and dinner (until 2AM).

CARBONE
181 Thompson Street between West Houston and Bleecker Streets
High-end takes on red-sauce fare await at this A-lister Italian restaurant in a retro-glam space.

MISS LILY'S
132 West Houston Street at Sullivan Street
Beach shack decor, cocktails and reggae enhance Caribbean fare such as jerk chicken and curried goat.

L'ARTSUI
228 West 10th Street at Bleecker Street
Italian small plates are matched by an extensive wine list at this bi-level restaurant.

BABBO
110 Waverly Place between Sixth Avenue and Washington Square West
Buzzing Carriage house featuring the high-end Italian fare of prestigious chef Mario Batali.
 

THE LITTLE OWL
90 Bedford Street at Grove Street
Meatball sliders top the list of Mediterranean-New American favorites at this popular little spot.

EMPLOYEES ONLY
510 Hudson Street near Christopher Street
Inventive drinks are poured at this retro-looking, prohibition-style cocktail bar


Arts & Culture

IFC CINEMAS
555 West 24th Street323 Avenue of the Americas at West 3rd Street
Catch a foreign, classic or off-beat indie film along with short subjects at this theater.

WASHINGTON SQUARE PARK
Washington Square Park between Waverly Place and West 4th Street
Public space featuring the world famous Washington Square Arch and various other monuments and footpaths. 

GREY ART GALLERY
100 Washington Square East between Washington and Waverly Places
New York University's fine art museum featuring painting, sculpture, video and film from NYU's collection plus traveling exhibits.

MURRAY'S CHEESE
254 Bleecker Street at Cornelia Street
Foodie mecca offering an array of fine cheeses plus breads, cured meats, olives and other deli items.


Health & Wellness

SOULCYCLE
126 Leroy Street between Greenwich and Hudson Streets
High energy, indoor cycling studio offering fat-burning, full-body workouts. 

EQUINOX
97 Greenwich Avenue between 12th and Bank Street
Five-story fitness mecca with vaulted ceilings, chandeliered locker rooms, boxing and a hidden pool, offering various classes and personal training.

EXHALE SPA
18 Ninth Avenue between West 13th and Gansevoort Streets
Award-winning spa, gym, boutique fitness studio with expertly created barre, yoga and cardio classes.

DAVID BARTON
152 Christopher Street between Washington and Greenwich Streets
Upscale gym chain offering workout machines, trainers and classes, plus a DJ-provided soundtrack.

JUICE GENERATION
171 West 4th Street between Jones and Cornelia Streets
Modern, counter-serve chain offering juices and smoothies, plus raw foods, muffins and vegan soups. 


hotels

THE MARLTON
5 West 8th Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenues
Swanky luxury hotel featuring cozy but refined rooms with stylish designer furniture, unique accents, wood floors and luxury amenities.

SOHO HOUSE
29-35 Ninth Avenue between 13th and 14th Streets
Part of a swanky members only club, this hip boutique hotel is only steps from the High Line featuring a luxury spa and heated rooftop pool.

THE STANDARD HIGH LINE
848 Washington Street between 13th and 14th Street
Sleek, 18-story tower with floor to ceiling windows, minimalist, modern rooms and peekaboo rain showers. 

 


Neighborhood Necessities

MARKETS

GANSEVOORT MARKET
52 Gansevoort Street between Washington and Greenwich Streets
Rustic-industrial food hall with a variety of popular counter-serve eateries, produce stalls and more.

 

D'AGOSTINO
790 Greenwich Street between 12th and Bethune Streets
Longtime family-owned supermarket stocking basics and some well-known New York brands. 

BOUTIQUE

RAG & BONE
425 West 13th Street between Ninth Avenue and Washington Street
Retailer of fashion-forward denim, casual wear, footwear and accessories for men and women.


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